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The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India

Written by & illustrated by Marcia Williams
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Aug 28, 2012
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Step back into ancient India as Marcia Williams brings her inviting comic-book style to eight animal folktales that continue to enchant children today. <BR>Have you heard about the elephant and the dog who became not just unlikely companions, but the best of friends? Or the traveler whose greed for gold lures him straight into the scrawny tiger s trap? How about the talkative tortoise who can t keep his mouth closed to save his life? Drawing from three books of best-loved Indian folktales Hitopadesha Tales, Jataka Tales, and Panchantra Tales this graphic storybook collection, alive with kid-friendly illustrations, is infused with humor and warmth.”

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Book Topics › Asia
Children's Books About Asia
Book Topics › fairy tales and folklore
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Book Topics › legends, myths and fables
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Book Topics › India
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Book Details

ISBN:
9780763659165
Publication Date:
August 28, 2012
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2011048369
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0763659169

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